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Jokes Through the Ages

Jokes Through the Ages

Jack Mouch, Staff Writer

February 26, 2017

Many jokesters are lurking around the Berkeley campus, and you might just catch one of their punchlines! During a stressful school day, hearing a classmate’s joke is one of the many upsides of being a Berkeley student.   Need a laugh? Whether their jokes are genius, mediocre or downright...

Are You Smarter Than a Berkeley Student?

Are You Smarter Than a Berkeley Student?

Raj Ghanekar, Staff Writer

November 20, 2016

Name this NBA center from Africa who is tied for the tallest player in NBA history, standing at 7 foot, 7 inches. The answer is Manute Bol. Did you know that? For most people, the answer is a resounding no. This year’s Fall Trivia Tournament, run by Berkeley’s History Bowl Club, showcased ma...

How Well Do You Know Berkeley Clubs?

How Well Do You Know Berkeley Clubs?

Mara Xiong, Staff Writer

November 9, 2016

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Upper Division Rallies Around History Bowl Trivia Tournament

Upper Division Rallies Around History Bowl Trivia Tournament

Austin Cahn, Staff Writer

November 24, 2015

   Throughout the week from November 9 to the 13, students could be seen devouring their meals while rushing to Gills Hall or the Jean Ann Cone Library. Crowds gathered to watch their favorite teams compete in the semi annual  History Bowl Trivia Tournament.  In the tournament, students and teachers com...

Teachers in the Trivia Tournament

Teachers in the Trivia Tournament

Shezreh Haider, Staff Writer

February 17, 2015

Maya Gandhi, Vice President of the History Bowl club asks, “Who doesn’t want to defeat their favorite teacher, or least favorite teacher, in a competition of trivia?” Twice a year, the History Bowl club organizes a trivia tournament for teachers and students to test their prowess with a buzzer...

Hallway Chronicles: Charlie Pennington

Annie Uichanco, Staff Writer

December 5, 2013

You might have seen him winning first place at History Bowl. You might have seen him sporting that Berkeley football jersey. Introducing…Charlie Pennington ’15! Charlie was gracious enough to take a couple minutes out of his valuable lunch time to give us insight into his life.   Q: You wo...